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[Korea - North, Korea - South] North and South Korean soldiers shake hands, exchange cigarettes during DMZ inspections

Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Dec 13, 2018 18:27

[Korea - North] PMI’s latest study sets another milestone in assessing the harm reduction potential of IQOS.

Today Philip Morris International presented positive results from its latest non-clinical study, an 18-month inhalation study in A/J mice to compare the effects of IQOS aerosol with those of cigarette smoke and air. A/J mice are known to develop lung emph
PMI Science (philip Morris International)
added Oct 25, 2018 22:54

[Korea - North] ARCHIVE: Tobacco company pulls out of North Korea

agreed to sell its 60% share in Taesong BAT, its joint venture in Pyongyang with the Korea Sogyong Chonyonmul Trading Operation, a state-owned company. BAT is selling the stake to SUTL, a Singapore-based trading group that invests in business ventures in
The Guardian (uk)
added Oct 21, 2018 19:05

[Asia-pacific, Korea - North] ARCHIVE: BAT confirms N.K. cigarette plant

British American Tobacco confirmed yesterday that it owns a cigarette factory in North Korea but avoided any comment upon human rights issues raised by a British daily newspaper.
Korea Herald (kr)
added Oct 21, 2018 19:03

[Korea - North] Effect of smoking cessation on the risk of dementia: a longitudinal study [FREE FULL TEXT]

Smoking was associated with increased risk of dementia. Smokers who quit for a prolonged period of time may benefit from reduced risk of dementia. Therefore, smokers should be encouraged to quit in order to reduce the risk of developing dementia, especia
Annals of Clinical & Laboratory Science
added Sep 6, 2018 14:16
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[Korea - North] Trump Administration Sanctions Companies Helping North Korea

The companies targeted by the Treasury Department are based in China, Singapore and Russia. The shipments, which violate sanctions imposed by the United States and the United Nations, include exports of alcohol, tobacco and cigarette products, as well as
New York Times
added Aug 17, 2018 11:25

[Korea - North] Booming market

At least seven new cigarette brands were launched in North Korea during the past year amid increasing demand...Korea Central Television describes those who smoke in the morning and evening as “unconscionable” or “very unhealthy,” while some TV advertisem
Tobacco Reporter
added Jul 10, 2018 13:12

[Korea - North, Korea - South, Singapore] ‘If there are no cigars in Heaven, I shall not go’

Kim Jong Un who loves to smoke could be even more uncomfortable as the North Korea-U.S. summit is going to be held in Singapore, which is the most strict smoke-free country. I hope Sentosa, which means “peace” in Sanskrit, will be a place where the end of (kr)
added Jun 11, 2018 08:00

[Korea - North, Korea - South] 'Heavy smoker' Kim Jong-un shunned cigarettes during peace talks

Over the course of their meetings, Kim, who is known to be a heavy smoker, did not light up once in Moon’s presence, apparently out of respect for the South Korean president, who is 31 years his senior. The absence of a lit cigarette at any point in the
The Guardian (uk)
added May 7, 2018 19:19

[Korea - North] Rare photos of North Korea’s weed smoking culture

Cigarettes are actually even harder to come by. As a result, those who can’t afford neatly packaged tobacco smoke pot.
added Apr 25, 2018 17:15
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